Missouri opening creates SEC competition in UT's search for a basketball coach
Published 4/18/2014 at 5:29 p.m. 3 comments
Missouri and Tennessee both need a basketball coach. That should be good news for what appears to be a common pool of candidates.
Bruce Pearl: Cuonzo Martin didn't seem happy at Tennessee
Published 4/18/2014 at 4:11 p.m. 29 comments
Plenty were taken aback when former Tennessee men’s basketball coach Cuonzo Martin was named coach at Cal two weeks after he announced he would return to UT.
Nearly 5,000 votes later, GVX readers name their choice for the next head basketball coach
Published 4/18/2014 at 3:10 p.m. 17 comments
In the days that followed Cuonzo Martin's surprise announcement that he was leaving Tennessee for California, nearly 5,000 GVX readers weighed in on who they wanted for his replacement.
Cuonzo Martin urges UT players, signees to stay the course
Updated 4/17/2014 at 6:18 p.m. 13 comments
No hard feelings, Cuonzo Martin said Thursday as he took to the airwaves to say his farewell to Tennessee basketball.
Cuonzo Martin addresses departure for Cal, his relationship with UT during Knoxville radio interview
Updated 4/17/2014 at 11:05 a.m. 17 comments
The former Tennessee men's basketball coach who on Tuesday was introduced as the next head coach at California explained his reasoning for turning down a UT contract extension, shed light on the timeline that led to his departure and gave ...
On first day of UT men's basketball coaching search, potential candidates and players react
Published 4/16/2014 at 11:01 p.m. 4 comments
The first 24 hours of the Tennessee men’s basketball team’s search for its 19th head coach shed more light on the status of UT’s current roster and saw some of UT athletic director Dave Hart’s potential coaching candidates react.
Mike Strange: Hire a guy who can prove the joke's not on Tennessee any more
Published 4/16/2014 at 9:36 p.m. 31 comments
Cuonzo Martin was not Bruce Pearl. Now the joke is on Tennessee. Ridiculous petition. Good for Cuonzo. I’m sure you’ve run across all of the above if you’ve been reading the national reaction to Cuonzo Martin’s Tuesday flight to California.
Robert Hubbs says he's sticking with UT; two potential candidates address opening
Published 4/16/2014 at 3:07 p.m. 10 comments
The search for Tennessee’s 19th men’s basketball coach officially started Tuesday afternoon. Some updates that have happened since Cuonzo Martin was named coach at California:
Hart: Vols hoops job still 'extremely attractive'
Updated 4/16/2014 at 3:03 p.m. 1 comment
KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Tennessee athletic director Dave Hart believes the criticism former men's basketball coach Cuonzo Martin encountered this season won't hinder the Volunteers' search for a successor.
David Climer: Cuonzo Martin-Tennessee split was inevitable
Published 4/16/2014 at 8:32 a.m. 5 comments
Enough of the self-righteous indignation about how Tennessee's fans ran off Cuonzo Martin. Give it a rest. If ever there was a coach who was ready and willing to be run off, it was Martin.
Names to Know: Coaches that might come up in Tennessee's hunt for Cuonzo Martin's replacement
Published 4/15/2014 at 10:21 p.m. 16 comments
Tennessee athletic director Dave Hart will be looking for some of the same traits in a basketball coach as he was a football coach, he said Tuesday afternoon as he began his search for coach Cuonzo Martin’s replacement.
Cuonzo Martin timeline at Tennessee
Published 4/15/2014 at 7:54 p.m. 1 comment
March 28, 2011: Cuonzo Martin, who was coach at Missouri State from 2008-11, introduced as Tennessee men’s basketball coach in the Ray Mears Room at Thompson-Boling Arena. “My family is overwhelmed and excited to become a part of the Vols ...
John Adams: UT's next move needs to be as good as Cuonzo Martin's was
Updated 4/15/2014 at 7:58 p.m. 27 comments
Cuonzo Martin’s great turnaround had a surprise ending.
UT players, media weigh in on social media about Cuonzo Martin
Published 4/15/2014 at 6:02 p.m. 5 comments
The news came swift and brief Tuesday as it typically does nowadays — with a tweet.
Reactions of Tennessee students to Cuonzo Martin leaving vary
Updated 4/15/2014 at 6:11 p.m. 6 comments
University of Tennessee students say they are shocked at the announcement that basketball Coach Cuonzo Martin is leaving.
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